The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 26 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.62% 14.71% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 15.38% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 27
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,400 £45,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 195 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 80.43% 95.59% 88.78%
Number of salaries quoted 95 184 217
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bedford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) Degree
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
3 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) C++
5 16 (53.33%) MVC
6 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 13 (43.33%) Computer Vision
7 13 (43.33%) HTML
7 13 (43.33%) Web Development
8 12 (40.00%) Scrum
8 12 (40.00%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) CSS3
8 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (40.00%) HTML5
9 11 (36.67%) PhD
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (26.67%) jQuery
11 8 (26.67%) Games
11 8 (26.67%) gulp
11 8 (26.67%) Grunt
12 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
12 7 (23.33%) Physics
12 7 (23.33%) Linux
13 6 (20.00%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (26.67%) Grunt
2 8 (26.67%) gulp
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) Appium
4 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) Bower
5 1 (3.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (26.67%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
3 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C# Web Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
1 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) CSS3
4 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (13.33%) WCF
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) Yocto
8 3 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (10.00%) MFC
8 3 (10.00%) OpenGL
8 3 (10.00%) STL
9 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
9 2 (6.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) MVC
3 13 (43.33%) Computer Vision
3 13 (43.33%) Web Development
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (23.33%) Physics
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.67%) Agile Testing
9 2 (6.67%) API Testing
9 2 (6.67%) BDD
9 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.67%) Information Management
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.67%) Time Management
9 2 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) C++
3 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Xamarin